Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
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175190 N Sandy, Bedfordshire, S Swithun, 6, 12-0-8 (613 kg) in F. TL173490
175290.1 W Winterborne Kingston, Dorset, S Nicholas (GF), 6, 9-1-19 (479 kg) in G. [website] SY862976
175390.1 W Fontmell Magna, Dorset, S Andrew, 6, 13-3-2 (699 kg) in F. Tue. [website] ST865169
175490.1 N Elstow, Bedfordshire, S Mary & S Helena, 6, 8-2-0 (432 kg) in G. Detached tower. Fri. TL048474
175590.1 NNW Finmere, Oxfordshire, S Michael (GF), 3, 10-2-0 (533 kg) in A. Ropes fall in a straight line. SP636331
175690.1 NW Stonesfield, Oxfordshire, S James Gt, 6, 7-3-22 (404 kg) in B♭. SP393170
175790.1 WNW Poulshot, Wiltshire, S Peter (GF), 3 U/R, 8½ cwt (~430 kg) in A. Unringable; anticlockwise. ST964588
175890.1 NNW Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, S Andrew, Great Linford (GF;T), 6, 16-1-22 (836 kg) in F♯. Tue. SP850423
175990.1 NNW North Crawley, Buckinghamshire, S Firmin (GF), 6, 12-1-5 (625 kg) in F. SP926446
176090.1 W Stourpaine, Dorset, Holy Trinity (GF), 6, 12-2-4 (637 kg) in G. Sat 17:15. [website] ST860093
176190.1 NNE Haverhill, Suffolk, S Mary V, 6, 12½ cwt (~640 kg) in F♯. Mon. [website] TL671455
176290.2 NE Tendring, Essex, S Edmund K&M, 6, 6-2-17 (338 kg) in A. Tue. TM143241
176390.2 NNE Belchamp Walter, Essex, S Mary V, 8 U/R, 9¼ cwt (~470 kg) in A♭. Unringable; tuning: (approx) 1♯,2-8 of 8. TL827406
176490.2 N Cople, Bedfordshire, All Saints (T), 6, 8-0-22 (416 kg) in A♭. Anticlockwise; 5th (8-1-22) is heavier than tenor. TL103484
176590.2 NNE Nayland, Suffolk, S James (GF), 6, 15-0-20 (771 kg) in F. Tue. [website] TL975342
176690.2 W Durweston, Dorset, S Nicholas (T), 6, 9-3-12 (501 kg) in F♯. Tower notice(s) / pNBR info discrepant. Fri. [website] ST858085
176790.2 NW Broadwell, Oxfordshire, S Peter & S Paul (GF), 5 U/R, 15 cwt (~760 kg) in F. Unringable; future plans: to become 8; ringing discontinued while restoration work under way. SP252041
176890.2 W Iwerne Courtney, Dorset, S Mary (GF;T), 6, 13-0-10 (665 kg) in G. Tue. [website] ST859124
176990.3 WNW Rowde, Wiltshire, S Matthew (T), 6, 11-1-8 (575 kg) in A♭. Fri. [website] ST977626
177090.3 NW Minster Lovell, Oxfordshire, S Kenelm, 3 U/R, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in G. Unringable; tuning: 1,2♯,3 of 3. SP324113
177190.3 WNW East Knoyle, Wiltshire, S Mary V, 6, 12-0-8 (613 kg) in F. Anticlockwise. [website] ST880305
177290.3 NNE Belchamp Otten, Essex, S Ethelbert & All Saints, 3 U/R, 6½ cwt (~330 kg). Unringable. TL803417
177390.3 NNE Little Bromley, Essex, S Mary V, 4, 6½ cwt (~330 kg) in B♭. TM091278
177490.3 N Barrington, Cambridgeshire, All Saints (GF), 6, 11-0-3 (560 kg) in G. Mon 20:00. [website] TL396499
177590.3 W Shaftesbury, Dorset, School Chapel Arts Centre, Cann, 4, 6-2-22 (340 kg) in B. Steel bells; former church of S Rumbold; building owned by Lushtrust; ringing currently not permitted. [website] ST867227
177690.4 N Sawston, Cambridgeshire, S Mary V (T), 8, 13 cwt (~660 kg) in G. PN alternates with Pampisford. Fri (1st, 3rd). [website] TL487492
177790.4 NNW Leckhampstead, Buckinghamshire, Assumption of BVM (GF;T), 5, 13-2-0 (686 kg) in F. SP726379
177890.4 NNW Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, S Mary & S Giles, Stony Stratford (T), 8, 12-1-16 (630 kg) in F. Mon. SP786404
177990.4 NNW Rousham, Oxfordshire, S Leonard & S James (GF), 6, 8-1-13 (425 kg) in A♭. SP479241
178090.4 WNW Norton Bavant, Wiltshire, All Saints (GF), 5, 10-1-18 (529 kg) in A♭. Tuning: 1-5 of 6. [website] ST907433
178190.4 WNW Sutton Veny, Wiltshire, S John Ev, 6, 8-2-12 (437 kg) in F. [website] ST902417
178290.5 NNW Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, Holy Trinity, Old Wolverton (T), 6, 14 cwt (~710 kg) in G. Anticlockwise. Tue. SP803412
178390.5 NE Thorpe le Soken, Essex, S Michael (T), 6, 9-2-0 (483 kg) in G. TM179223
178490.6 N Orwell, Cambridgeshire, S Andrew (GF), 8, 11-0-7 (562 kg) in F♯. [website] TL362505
178590.6 NNW Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire, S Peter & S Paul (S;T), 8, 21-2-16 (1100 kg) in E♭. The ringing bells form part of a 9-bell chime. Wed. SP877439
178690.6 NE Great Holland, Essex, All Saints (T), 8, 15-0-10 (767 kg) in F♯. TM219193
178790.6 NNW Lower Heyford, Oxfordshire, S Mary (T), 6, 6-3-20 (352 kg) in B♭. Fri. SP484248
178890.6 N Hildersham, Cambridgeshire, Holy Trinity (GF), 3 U/R, 10-3-4 (548 kg) in A♭. Unringable. [website] TL545488
178990.6 W Shaftesbury, Dorset, S Peter, 6, 12-2-26 (647 kg) in E♭. 5th (13-2-7) is heavier than tenor. [website] ST862229
179090.7 NNW Upper Heyford, Oxfordshire, S Mary (GF), 3 U/R, 8 cwt (~410 kg) in A. Unringable. SP494258
179190.8 NNW Wicken, Northamptonshire, S John Ev, 8, 15-1-20 (784 kg) in F. SP744395
179290.8 NNW Haversham, Buckinghamshire, S Mary (T), 3, 9 cwt (~460 kg) in B♭. SP827427
179390.9 N Kempston, Bedfordshire, All Saints, 10, 21-1-17 (1087 kg) in E. Wed. [website] TL015479
179490.9 W Sedgehill, Wiltshire, S Catherine (GF), 5 U/R, 4 cwt (~200 kg) in D♭. Unringable. [website] ST866282
179590.9 W Shaftesbury, Dorset, S James Gt (T), 6, 8-0-4 (408 kg) in F♯. [website] ST857223
179690.9 NW Lydiard Millicent, Wiltshire, All Saints, 6, 6-3-23 (353 kg) in A♭. Tue. SU093860
179791 NNE Little Cornard, Suffolk, All Saints (GF;S;T), 6, 8-1-22 (429 kg) in A. Wed. [website] TL901390
179891 N Harston, Cambridgeshire, All Saints (GF), 6, 9-1-24 (481 kg) in B♭. No regular ringing. [website] TL417509
179991 N Willington, Bedfordshire, S Lawrence, 6, 9-0-0 (457 kg) in A♭. TL106498
180091.1 W Bere Regis, Dorset, S John Bapt, 6, 17-2-0 (889 kg) in D. Wed 18:30. [website] SY847947